Zucchini plants: Gift that keeps on giving

By Grant McGee: Local Columnist One of the neatest things about coming home to Clovis after our summer vacation was how the garden exploded into a lush green paradise. When we left town, all the little guys (corn, beans, yellow squash, zucchini, pumpkins, watermelons) were just sprouting. We came home to 3-foot tall corn stalks, […]

Youth ranch grows with its giving


Corey McKenna (left), 17, and Jessica Andry, 18, both residents at the Pippin Youth Ranch, pick yellow squash on Tuesday at the ranch north of Clovis. Photo by Eric Kluth. By Helena Rodriguez Get your free veggies! Yellow squash, okra, cucumbers, watermelons and cantaloupes are ready for the pickin.’ Best of all, they are also […]